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- To take away by force; to carry away (a human being) wrongfully and usually with violence or deception; to kidnap.
- To draw away, as a limb or other part, from its ordinary position; to move similar parts apart.
- To wash oneself.
- To wash.
- Broken away (from restraint).
- Without notice to prepare the mind for the event; sudden; hasty; unceremonious.
- Curt in manner; brusque; rude; uncivil; impolite.
- Having sudden transitions from one subject or state to another; unconnected; disjointed.
- Broken off.
- Extremely steep or craggy as if broken up; precipitous.
- Suddenly terminating, as if cut off; truncate.
- To tear off or asunder.
- To interrupt suddenly.
- Something which is abrupt; an abyss.
- In a bursting condition.
- a promontory of Acarnania in Ancient Greece where and Cleopatra were defeated by Octavian in a naval battle in 31 BC
- Existing in act or reality, not just potentially; really acted or acting; occurring in fact.
- Factual, real, not just apparent or even false.
- In action at the time being; now existing; current.
- Active, not passive.
- Used to emphasise a noun or verb, whether something is real or metaphorical.
- An actual, real one; notably:
- Something actually received; real receipts, as distinct from estimated ones.
- A radio callsign modifier that specifies the commanding officer of the unit or asset denoted by the remainder of the callsign and not the officer's assistant or other designee.
- Sharpened; sharp-pointed.
- To sharpen; to make pungent; to quicken.
- Sharpness or acuteness, as of a needle, wit, etc.
- To draw towards a center or a middle line.
- The product of an addition reaction
- To modify.
- To improve or rectify.
- To settle an insurance claim.
- To change to fit circumstances.
- The innermost sanctuary or shrine in ancient temples, whence oracles were given.
- A private chamber; a sanctum.
- A rodent similar in appearance to a guinea pig but having longer legs.
- A fur containing a pattern of pigmentation in which individual hairs have several bands of light and dark pigment with black tips; any of several genes responsible for this pigmentation.
- A type of extinct breed of domesticated dog, related to the modern bulldog and mastiff, or modern breeds created in imitation of it.
- The total, aggregate or sum of material
- A quantity or volume.
- The number (the sum) of elements in a set.
- To total or evaluate.
- To be the same as or equivalent to.
- To go up; to ascend.
- A kind of protective charm or ornament, often bearing magical symbols, worn for protection against ill will, negative influences or evil spirits.
- Narrow; strait; contracted; not spacious.
- A dam made in a stream for maintaining and regulating irrigation.
- A bodily cavity, especially one having bony walls, especially one in the sinuses.
- The wood of the strawberry tree.
- Sharp; perceptive; shrewd.
- An inhabitant of Albania and neighboring mountainous regions, especially an Albanian serving in the Turkish army.
- Performed with, or characterized by, art or skill.
- Artificial; imitative.
- Using or exhibiting much art, skill, or contrivance; dexterous; skillful.
- Cunning; disposed to cunning indirectness of dealing; crafty; as, an artful boy. [The usual sense.]
- A village in Illinois
- A city in Iowa
- A rural municipality in Manitoba, Canada
- A village in Nebraska
- A ghost town in Nevada
- A city in North Dakota
- A town and a community in Wisconsin
- Guinness stout.
- An aboriginal language of Australia
- Sticking out, or puffed out; swelling.
- In a strutting manner; with a strutting gait.
- quickly and critically discerning
- shrewd or crafty
- Fully rigged, as a vessel; with all sails set; set on end or set right.
- jet-black in color.
- to bring into musical accord
- to tune an instrument
- to bring into harmony or accord.
- The first decade of a century, such as 1900 to 1909 or 2000 to 2009, whose digit in the tens place is zero. The oughts, the noughties.
- A variety of pyroxene, usually of a black or dark green color, occurring in igneous rocks, such as basalt.
- Any of several small seabirds in the genera Aethia, Cerorhinca and Ptychoramphus of the auk family Alcidae.
- Of, like, or characteristic of an aunt.
- In the manner of an aunt.
- Any salt of auric acid.
- One skilled in treating and curing disorders of the ear.
- a variant of Austin.
- English novelist.
- The capital city of the state of Texas in the United States of America.
- A county in Texas.
- A city in Minnesota, USA
- An unincorporated community and CDP in Nevada, which was the county seat until 1979.
- name, in modern usage transferred back from the surname.
- A former make of British motor car.
- A creative artist, especially a film director, seen as having a specific, recognisable artistic vision, and who is seen as the single or preeminent ‘author’ of his works.
- The originator or creator of a work, especially of a literary composition.
- (the author) I, me. definition
- Someone who writes books for a living.
- The works of an author or authors.
- To create a work as its author.
- Pervasive neurological disorder that is observable in early childhood and persists throughout the lifespan, characterised by atypical communication, language development, eye contact, and sensory experiences.
- of (disorder); generalization of the specific to a range
- Diagnosis involving a pathological tendency to engage in self-centered fantasy thinking, historically considered a symptom of insanity and/or schizophrenia.
- A vaunt; a boast.
- To advance; to move forward; to elevate.
- To depart; to move away.
- To vaunt; to boast.
- A member of the Basotho people.
- Rich; fertile, as in reference to land or soil.
- A form of hunting in which game is forced into the open by the beating of sticks on bushes etc.
- The game thus forced into the open.
- A hunt performed in this manner.
- A springboard in a circus or gymnasium.
- A seaside city on the Black Sea coast and capital of Adjara, an autonomous republic in southwest Georgia.
- A person who has been beatified.
- The property, quality or state of being "that which pleases merely by being perceived" (Aquinas); that which is attractive, pleasing, fine or good looking; comeliness.
- Someone who is beautiful.
- Something that is particularly good or pleasing.
- An excellent or egregious example of something.
- The excellence, e.g. the genius
- A beauty quark (now called bottom quark).
- Beauty treatment; cosmetology.
- Prevailing style or taste; rage; fashion.
- Of high quality, well done.
- A women's overgarment worn in 12th-century Western Europe, featuring voluminous skirts and horizontal puckering or pleating across a snugly fitted underbust abdomen.
- violent, vicious, ruthless, or cruel
- Crude or unfeeling in manner or speech.
- Harsh; unrelenting
- Disagreeably precise or penetrating
- In extreme metal, to describe the speed of the music and the density of riffs.
- A fibre obtained from palms of the genus Corypha.
- From, of, or pertaining to, Buryatia
- Someone from Buryatia.
- A Mongolic language spoken around Buryatia
- From, of, or pertaining to, Buryatia
- Someone from Buryatia.
- A Mongolic language spoken around Buryatia.
- A hydrocarbon (either of the two isomers of C4H10 n-butane, and 2-methyl-propane) found in gaseous petroleum fractions.
- The n-butane isomer only.
- A melody or song, particularly ecclesiastical.
- The principal voice.
- A cord of great toughness made from the intestines of animals, especially of sheep, used for strings of musical instruments, etc.
- The material from which such cords are made.
- A sort of linen or canvas, with wide interstices.
- Of the method of being out in which the striker hits the ball and a fielder catches it.
- caution; prudence; wariness
- A hot iron for searing or cauterizing.
- A hilly upland including the divide between two valleys.
- The side of a valley.
- an assistant rector or vicar
- a parish priest
- To act as a curator for.
- To apply selectivity and taste to, as a collection of fashion items or web pages.
- To work or act as a curator.
- A variety of short-barrelled cannon.
- A horse or other animal having a docked tail.
- An early type of bassoon.
- Of horses, having a docked tail.
- Physically shortened; short.
- Abridged, curtailed.
- A pigeon, wood pigeon or ring dove.
- The chief police officer of a large city.
- The fertilized egg cell or parent cell, whose development produces the child or other organism.
- A contact herbicide that produces desiccation and defoliation.
- Of, relating to, or originating in a duct
- A liquid solution that results from elution.
- The center of a planetary epicycle.
- Having comparable measurements in all directions; equidimensional.
- To consider equal, to state as being equivalent.
- To set as equal.
- A statement in assembly language that defines a symbol having a particular value.
- The river Scheldt, which springs modestly in Northern France but becomes navigable for seaships in Flanders (Belgium) and the Netherlands
- A room in a Pueblo Indian house.
- Good or established order or arrangement.
- Somebody's own act and deed.
- Anything stated and made certain.
- The due execution of a will, including everything necessary to its validity.
- A statement of fact and law delivered before a court
- The product, in multiplication.
- An exposed plumbing fitting; a tap or spigot; a regulator for controlling the flow of a liquid from a reservoir.
- Having or displaying faults; not perfect; not adequate or acceptable.
- At fault, to blame; guilty.
- Patron, protector.
- Admirer, one who favours.
- Supporter, adherent, partisan.
- commission; fiat; order; decree
- Gas generated in the digestive tract.
- Expulsion of such gas through the anus.
- Morbid inflation or swelling.
- To wave or flutter smartly in the wind.
- To parade, display with ostentation.
- To show off, as with flashy clothing.
- To flout.[]
- A fig or whit; term of contempt.
- Artificially coloured; falsified, counterfeit.
- A fugal passage in a composition that is not a strict or complete fugue.
- A stringed musical instrument, of European origin, usually with a fretted fingerboard and six strings, played with the fingers or a plectrum (guitar pick).
- Any type of musical instrument of the lute family, characterized by a flat back, along with a neck whose upper surface is in the same plane as the soundboard, with strings along the neck and parallel to the soundboard.
- To play the guitar.
- An arquebus, a firearm with a long barrel.
- A pioneer, especially one of the early Jewish immigrants to Palestine.
- The amount that will fit into a hat
- A large number (usually talking about goalscoring chances)
- A gap in a series, making it incomplete.
- An interruption, break or pause.
- An unexpected break from work.
- A gap in geological strata.
- An opening in an organ.
- A syllable break between two vowels, without an intervening consonant. (Compare diphthong.)
- The condition of having such a break.
- A salt of humic acid.
- any sound in a word or syllable but the first and the last one
- An earthnut, Bunium bulbocastanum.
- Having a mane
- Having hair in the style of a mane
- The fabled offspring of a bull and a mare.
- A Brazilian palm, Raphia taedigera, whose long stalks are used in constructing buildings
- Under oath; swearing.
- One who has taken an oath, especially a religious one.
- Imperfect, makeshift; ramshackle, second-rate.
- Dried brick or mud, used as a material.
- in the Middle East. Official name: State of Kuwait.
- A region of central Italy in which the city of Rome was founded and grew to be the capital city of the Roman Empire
- To subject to lautering.
- A former unit of currency, one hundredth of a zaïre.
- The tree.
- The fruit of this tree. It is as large as a small plum, but grows in clusters, and contains four or five large seeds.
- Shaped like a crescent.
- A small stone artifact, probably an arrowhead, with a blunt straight edge and a sharpened, crescent-shaped back, especially characteristic of the Mesolithic Period.
- Of or pertaining to the corpus luteum
- To dislocate.
- an elephant driver and keeper
- drive elephants
- The capital city of Shimane prefecture, Japan.
- A tubular opening or passage in the body.
- The Chinese tree peony, a shrub with large flowers of various colours.
- Any salt or ester of mucic acid
- A catfish, (yellow bullhead), native to the
- A flathead catfish ( syns. flatty or of central North America.
- A red flag used by bullfighters.
- Dasypus hybridus, the southern long-nosed armadillo.
- A process for checking the fermentation of the must of grapes.
- An enzyme that catalyzes the shifting of a functional group from one position to another within the same molecule.
- To undergo mutation.
- To cause mutation.
- Having the same relationship, each to each other.
- Collective, done or held in common.
- Possessed in common.
- Owned by the members.
- A mutual fund.
- A mutual organization.
- Either of a pair of people who follow each other's social media accounts.
- Having a sensitive sense of smell.
- pedantic; captious
- A dance in South Asia, performed by professional dancing girls.
- A small marsupial carnivore, Myrmecobius fasciatus, endemic to western Australia, that eats almost exclusively termites.
- nodding, drooping
- To rock or sway involuntarily.
- To wobble, to make a circular rocking motion.
- To act (play a role in theatre, film etc.) better than.
- A temporary suspension of operation, especially of electrical power supply.
- The amount of something lost in storage or transportation.
- To ask or proclaim for the last time.
- To announce or publish the banns of marriage of (a couple) in church for the third time.
- To release gaseous substances into the air, especially of a polymer material as it is aged or heated.
- A fugitive from the law.
- A criminal who is excluded from normal legal rights; one who can be killed at will without legal penalty.
- A person who operates outside established norms.
- A wild horse.
- An in-law: a relative by marriage.
- A prostitute who works alone, without a pimp.
- To declare illegal.
- To place a ban upon.
- To remove from legal jurisdiction or enforcement.
- To deprive of legal force.
- A laying out or expending; that which is laid out or expended.
- The spending of money, or an expenditure.
- A remote haunt or habitation.
- To lay or spread out; expose; display.
- To spend, or distribute money.
- To have more people than (one's competitor)
- To surpass in rapping (speaking lyrics in rap music); to rap better than.
- To spread out in array.
- To outshine.
- A way out; an exit or outlet.
- The path outbound from the LAN (Local Area Network) to the WAN (Wide Area Network).
- Any member of two related groups of North American aboriginal peoples: the Northern Paiute of California, Nevada, and Oregon, and the Southern Paiute of Arizona, southeastern California and Nevada, and Utah.
- A bronze coin, equivalent to the Roman quadrans, used in ancient Palestine.
- An aluminium coin, worth one thousandth of a pound, used in Israel until 1960.
- Prostitution or fornication by a woman.
- An enclosure around a well to prevent people from falling into it.
- Of a person: cunning, crafty.
- Cleverly made; artfully contrived.
- Strange or odd; unusual.
- Overly discriminating or needlessly meticulous; fastidious; prim.
- Pleasingly unusual; especially, having old-fashioned charm.
- The vulva.
- The most abundant mineral on the earth's surface, of chemical composition silicon dioxide, SiO2. It occurs in a variety of forms, both crystalline and amorphous. Found in every environment.
- A card, die, or domino with four spots or pips.
- A city in the Balochistan Province of Pakistan and capital of the district by that name.
- A member of the kshatriya Hindu caste in India
- A seizure.
- A state of rapture.
- A tempo in which strict timing is relaxed, the music being played near, but not on the beat
- Having alternate ridges and depressions; wrinkled.
- A salt of rutic acid.
- Any of the spacecraft involved in the the first space station programme undertaken by the Soviet Union, from 1971 to 1986.
- A type of hammered dulcimer played in Persian music
- Reconciliation; peace.
- To reconcile; become reconciled.
- Reconciled; agreed; at one.
- Of or relating to a shield.
- Of or relating to a scutum.
- A small, short hair or bristle; a small seta.
- A scrofulous swelling; a tumour or goitre.
- To reduce; to subdue.
- To perspire, to sweat.
- Somewhat, to a limited extent or degree
- In humans a brown or darkened coloration of the skin caused by exposure to ultraviolet light.
- To obtain a suntan by exposure to ultraviolet light.
- To attempt to obtain a suntan.
- An additional or extra tax.
- To impose a surtax upon.
- A tribal waka confederation of New Zealand Māori iwi, sharing a common ancestry from Polynesian migrants.
- Powdered and perfumed talc for toilet use.
- To perfume with talcum powder.
- The tenth month of the civil year in the Jewish calendar, after Sivan and before Av.
- A Sumerian god of food and vegetation.
- In classical Turkish music, a long-necked, fretted, plucked lute, or various similar lutes of West and Central Asia.
- A piebald variety of horse, native to Tibet.
- A people of mediaeval northern China.
- Their Tibeto-Burman language.
- The logographic script uniquely used to write their language.
- A large marine fish ( of the southern United States and the West Indies, with large silvery scales.
- Any of a group of annual meteors associated with the comet Encke, and whose radiant point is in the constellation Taurus.
- To make taut.
- To become taut.
- In a taut manner, tightly, tensely.
- A fish of the wrasse family found in salt water off of eastern North America from Nova Scotia to South Carolina (
- A small sclerite situated above the base of the costal vein in the wings of various insects, and attached to the anterolateral portion of the mesonotum.
- A flat Roman roof tile with raised edges, joined together by an imbrex.
- A series of usually nine short notes blown on the shofar as a Jewish ceremonial
- A white giant star in the constellation Draco; Alpha (α) Draconis. It was the pole star 5000 years ago.
- A city in central Mexico; the capital of Mexico state.
- Any of a group of fungi, Candida utilis, related to the yeasts, sometimes used in processed food
- Any of various neotropical frugivorous birds from the family Ramphastidae, with a large colorful beak.
- The small piece of thick cartilage of the external ear that is immediately in front of the ear canal.
- Absent without permission, especially from school.
- Wandering from business or duty; straying; loitering; idle, and shirking duty.
- One who is absent without permission, especially from school.
- To play truant.
- To idle away; to waste.
- To idle away time.
- tubing; a system of tubes
- A Brazilian palm (Astrocaryum tucuma) with edible fruit.
- A calligraphic signature of an Ottoman sultan (and some other rulers to the present day) that was affixed to official documents, carved on his seal, and stamped on coins and inscribed on some stamps issued during his reign.
- A large lake trout found mainly in Canada and northern areas of the US, Salvelinus namaycush.
- A city in California, USA.
- A small town in South Dakota, USA.
- A type of curved sword used in India and throughout South Asia.
- A man who breeds, or deals in, tups.
- Any of the birds in the Musophagidae family with vivid colouring and prominent crest.
- Relating to coughing.
- A deep gold-coloured silk produced from larvae of several species of silk worms belonging to the moth genus Antheraea
- Any of the moth species used to produce tussar silk
- a Eurasian perennial shrub.
- A salt of ulmic acid.
- To remove or unload from a cart.
- To detach (a rope, line, etc.).
- To bring back to a standing position (a horse or other large animal that is lying down with its legs under it).
- To reverse the effects of (a magical spell).
- To remove (an actor) from a role that was previously assigned to them.
- Not having been cast (in various senses).
- (of the capsid shell) to dissociate from the viral core in the host cell cytoplasm
- not easy; hard
- Not easily; hardly, scarcely.
- Reluctantly, unwillingly.
- Something not factual; a falsehood or factoid.
- To loose; release.
- Not fast or safe; not secure.
- To leave off, cease, or desist from hating.
- The lack, absence, or omission of hate; hatelessness; love.
- (of an algebra) containing a multiplicative identity element (or unit), i.e. an element 1 with the property 1x = x1 = x for all elements x of the algebra.
- To take out the folds or twists of (something previously platted); to unfold; to unwreathe.
- To throw from one's seat; to deprive of a seat.
- To deprive of the right to sit in a legislative body, as for fraud in election, or simply by defeating them in an election.
- To remove a star from.
- To demote a question from an oral one to a written one (because oral questions are conventionally marked with a star on the Order of Business in the House of Commons).
- To unfasten (something tacked).
- To remove the tack from.
- not tame; wild
- To make untame; make wild
- To unyoke a team from.
- To not thaw; to (re-)freeze or remain frozen.
- To thaw out, to unfreeze; to become soft (of something which had been frozen).
- Cast up; thrown upward.
- A cast; a throw.
- The ventilating shaft of a mine out of which the air passes after having circulated through the mine.
- An upset, as from a carriage.
- A taunt; a reproach.
- A cast from subtype to supertype.
- A message transmitted via upcasting.
- To cast or throw up; to turn upward.
- To taunt; to reproach; to upbraid.
- To cast from subtype to supertype.
- To broadcast a message or data to aircraft or satellites, especially via radio waves; as opposed to uplinking to a specific satellite or aircraft
- understanding, comprehension
- absorption, especially of food or nutrient by an organism
- a chimney
- To take up, to lift.
- To tear up (wrench from the ground).
- Of or containing urates.
- As much as a vat will hold.
- Arched; concave.
- vaunting; boastful
- A hardwood tree of the genus Juglans.
- A nut of the walnut tree.
- Wood of the walnut tree.
- Dark brown colour, the colour of walnut wood.
- Having a dark brown colour, the colour of walnut wood.
- A large draught of any liquid.
- To drink, to quaff.
- A liquor fermented from milk, originally by the Turks.